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Apple’s Mac shipments have been increasing lately

Earlier this week, it was revealed in a report from the IDC which has analysed the worldwide shipments of personal computers and the data has revealed that Apple has seen an increase in Mac sales in the second quarter of this year. The IDC Worldwide Quarterly Personal Computing Device Tracker has highlighted that in the second quarter of 2021, shipments of personal computers worldwide amounted to 83.6 million units, this […]

Upcoming MacBook Pro models are rumoured to have new 1080p webcam

Apple is due to refresh the higher end MacBook Pro models soon with Apple Silicon, the lower end MacBook Pro 13-inch got the M1 chip last November alongside the Mac mini and MacBook Air but new models released going forward are looking receive full hardware refreshes, as Apple has done with the new M1 iMac in April this year. For the upcoming rumoured 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pros, Apple is […]

Apple now classes the original MacBook 12-inch from 2015 as vintage

Apple is now considering the first 12-inch MacBook as ‘vintage,’ due to the time passed since it was first put on sale, more than five years ago. Apple introduced it back in March 2015 and it brought a lot of changes that have since come and gone, most notably the butterfly keyboard, which better or for worse made its way to the MacBook Pro a year later. The first 12-inch […]

This could be the new Mac mini

Today, Apple leaker Jon Prosser has shared what could be the next generation Mac mini, with the same M1X chip as the upcoming MacBook Pro that is rumoured to be launching at WWDC in June. The new Mac mini has been rendered by Ian Zelbo, based on schematics sent to Prosser. Prosser has said the new Mac mini will have four Thunderbolt ports, two USB-A, one Ethernet, and HDMI. Usually […]

Apple is now discontinuing the space grey Mac accessories

This week, Apple decided to discontinue the space grey Magic Mouse 2, Magic Keyboard and Magic Trackpad with all three products still being listed for sale, but like it did with the HomePod the product listings say: “While supplies last”, in pretty small text. The iMac Pro was discontinued back in March this year and the discontinuation of these accessories is likely due to that. Apple only launched these accessories […]

Tim Cook says Apple is now selling more M1 Macs than Intel ones

During the most recent Apple event this week, where the company unveiled the all new M1 powered iMac, AirTags, new Apple TV and purple iPhone 12, Tim Cook revealed that Apple is now selling more M1 powered Macs than Intel based ones, despite only releasing the other models not that long ago. Apple revealed the M1 chip in the MacBook Air, Mac mini and 13-inch MacBook Pro around 5 months […]

AppleCare+ can now be extended for more than three years for Macs

Apple has updated the way AppleCare+ works in the US for its Mac models, with an updated support document to back it up too. AppleCare+ in the US can now be extended for more than three years in the US only for Macs, for example if you had purchased a three year plan for AppleCare+ it would expire after that period, but now you can choose for the plan to […]

Mac mini can now be upgraded to 10Gb Ethernet

Following the news and releases of the Apple event today, Apple has quietly updated the Mac mini in the lineup to now support the option of 10Gb Ethernet. In the move from Intel to M1 chips last November, the option for 10Gb Ethernet was removed and it wasn’t obvious why, however today Apple have rectified this issue and the M1 Mac mini can now be upgraded from 1Gb Ethernet to […]

Windows 10 now works on Apple’s latest M1 Macs

Since Apple launched its new Mac models with its own Apple Silicon chips inside, running any kind of Windows has been basically impossible, as Boot Camp itself isn’t supported on M1 Macs. For a long time, virtualisation software has been available on macOS, the most famous of which being Parallels and they have come to the rescue to get Windows 10 working on Arm based Macs. Parallels has released an […]